The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

August 16, 2106

Almsgiving and the beauty of self-gift

Surrounded by busy to-do lists and personal goals, it is easy to lose ourselves in ourselves.

June 13, 2017

Café Catholica: Verano emocionante para los jovenes adultos

Hay varias cosas excelentes sucediendo en la iglesia a nivel local, nacional e internacional en la que los jóvenes adultos (18 a 30 o mas) son los protagonistas.

June 13, 2017

Café Catholica: Exciting summer for young adults

There are some great things happening in the Church at the local, national and international level in which the young adults (18 to 30-plus) are the protagonists.

June 13, 2017

Jones: Are we too wired to be able to focus on God?

Many of us today are coming and going, shuttling ourselves and our children from one event to another while focusing our eyes on electronic devices. While technology has made communication, traveling and communicating faster and easier, do we leave enough quiet time for God?

June 13, 2017

Youth: Drawing further up, further in to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

In his epic Chronicles of Narnia saga the author C.S. Lewis paints a vivid picture of the spiritual life. If you have not read all seven books in this series, or have not re-read them as an adult, I encourage you to do so; there is a good chance that it will be a lion’s breath of fresh air to your faith.

June 13, 2017

Protecting God’s precious gift of life at every stage

While the practice of abortion continues to be a major factor in pro-life work since it represents the most obvious and extreme affront to the dignity of life in society, the Catholic Church emphasizes protecting and nurturing the human life at all stages of existence.

June 13, 2017

Spiritan China Education Fund recognizes Cardinal DiNardo for support of Chinese Church

Daniel Cardinal DiNardo and Auxiliary Bishop George A. Sheltz joined 500 others in solidarity with the Catholic Church in China. The April 19 benefit dinner sought to raise funds for the formation of Chinese priests and improve awareness for the situation in the Church in China.

June 13, 2017

Two friends celebrate 65th anniversary of priesthood on same day

Monsignor Fred O’Connor and Monsignor Eugene Francis celebrated their 65th anniversary of the priesthood on Sunday, May 21.

June 13, 2017

Parishes actively participate in IGNITE capital campaign

In an effort to meet the needs of the growing Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo initiated a major capital campaign fittingly titled, “IGNITE: Our Faith, Our Mission” to raise $150 million.

June 13, 2017

Pope Francis wants to hear from you!

In October 2018, Catholic bishops from all over the world will meet in Rome with Pope Francis to focus on “Youth, Faith and Vocational Discernment.”